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May 2019 - Accounting Co-op - Calgary, AB


Calgary, AB, CA

Teck Resources Ltd.

Calgary Energy

Accounting Co-op Student

Locations: Calgary, AB

Duration: 4 – 12 months

Year of Study: 2nd to 3rd year

Closing Date: January 20, 2019


Why consider Teck Resources Ltd. for your Co-op Placement?

Teck Resources Ltd. hires more than 100 co-op students each year to work at our various Canadian operations.  We offer a diverse range of experiences and relevant work to expand your learning. Teck also offers the chance to live and work in some of the world’s most amazing locations where year-round local attractions and recreational choices are unlimited for the outdoor enthusiast!  We have world-class mountain biking, skiing, hiking and fly fishing all at your doorstep. We offer a work life balance, with flexible work schedules.

Professional benefits of working as a co-op with Teck Resources Ltd.

  • Competitive salary and assistance with travel costs and co-op fees
  • A combination of field and office work – opportunity to gain valuable hands-on experience in a challenging and versatile work environment
  • Previous co-ops at Teck Resources Ltd. are given first consideration for professional positions upon graduation 
  • Students work closely with a group of professional and senior level professionals on site


Teck Resources co-op students obtain the knowledge and skills required to deal with challenges that may arise at a large-scale mining operation. Our employees are versatile, flexible and well-equipped to handle each project with confidence. The successful candidate must be motivated self-starter, able to work under minimal supervision, be able to prioritize work under pressure, has great attention to detail and has proven interpersonal and communication skills.  A strong working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel is necessary, and a working knowledge of PowerPoint, and AX Dynamics would be advantageous.


The Accounting Co-op is responsible for but not limited to

  • Analyzing overhead costs vs. budget and preparing the report for department managers.
  • Assisting the Revenue Accountant in the administration of the ‘Sale of Accounts Receivable’ program, booking and monitoring of trade receivable collections, preparing the weekly sales and logistics wire payments, and providing administrative support to the department.
  • Assisting with month end and quarter end financial statement close process, assist with monthly variance analysis, preparing journal entries and reconciliation, preparing supporting financial schedules and reports, month end accruals, assisting with SOX processes and audit support and ad-hoc projects as needed.

Qualified applicants interested in joining a dynamic team are encouraged to submit a resume and cover letter electronically.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Your application to this posting is deemed to be your consent to the collection, use and necessary disclosure of personal information for the purposes of recruitment. Teck respects the privacy of all applicants and the confidentiality of personal information.

Teck is a diversified resource company committed to responsible mining and mineral development with major business units focused on copper, steelmaking coal, zinc and energy. Headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, its shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols TECK.A and TECK.B and the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol TECK.

The pursuit of sustainability guides Teck’s approach to business. Teck is building partnerships and capacity to confront sustainability challenges within the regions in which it operates and at the global level. In 2017, Teck was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI) for the eighth straight year, indicating that Teck’s sustainability practices rank in the top 10 per cent of the world’s 2,500 largest public companies in the S&P Global Broad Market Index.

Learn more about Teck at or follow @TeckResources

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